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Exempt optical aids from sales tax 
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Long Title To amend sections 5739.01 and 5739.02 of the Revised Code to exempt prescription eyeglasses, contact lenses, and other optical aids sold by licensed dispensers from sales and use tax beginning July 2019.


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Senate Ways and Means Committee
House Ways and Means Committee

Primary Sponsors

Derek Merrin


Marlene Anielski
Niraj J. Antani
Nickie J. Antonio
Steven Arndt
John Barnes
John Becker
John A. Boccieri
Kristin Boggs
Tom Brinkman
Jim Butler
Rick Carfagna
Nicholas J. Celebrezze
Jack Cera
Kathleen Clyde
Hearcel F. Craig
Anthony DeVitis
Bill Dean
Jonathan Dever
Jay Edwards
Keith Faber
Wesley Goodman
Christina Hagan
Stephen D. Hambley
Glenn W. Holmes
Ron Hood
Larry Householder
Jim Hughes
Catherine D. Ingram
Candice R. Keller
Bernadine Kennedy Kent
Darrell Kick
J. Kyle Koehler
Sarah LaTourette
Al Landis
George F. Lang
David Leland
Nathan H. Manning
Robert McColley
Michael J. O'Brien
Bill Patmon
John Patterson
Rick Perales
Bill Reineke
Wes Retherford
Craig S. Riedel
Kristina Roegner
John M. Rogers
Mark J. Romanchuk
Tim Schaffer
Kirk Schuring
William Seitz
Michael Sheehy
Marilyn Slaby
Dick Stein
Fred Strahorn
Martin J. Sweeney
Andy Thompson
A. Nino Vitale
Thomas West
Scott Wiggam
Ron Young
Paul Zeltwanger
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